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Rescue operation continued by NDRF personnel landslide site at Pettimudi in Idukki near Munnar. Reportedly, at least 12 more people are still missing after the landslide hit the tea workers' settlement on August 6 night.

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Debris lie on the ground after a landslide due to heavy rainfall in the area, in Idukki district.

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Debris lie on the ground after a landslide due to heavy rainfall in the area, in Idukki district. Five people were killed when a mound of earth caved in on a row of houses of tea estate workers at Pettimudi.

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Villagers stranded at their home due to incessant rainfall in flood-hit area of Thankamani in Idukki district of Kerala.

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Fire Services personnel rescue a child following a landslide, triggered by heavy rains, in Idukki, Kerala, Thursday, Aug 9, 2018.

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The Cheruthoni dam, from which flows this raging river, can be seen towards the top right of the picture. All its five shutters were opened for the first time since it was commissioned in 1973.

Photograph by The New Indian Express

A view of the Idukki Dam as water level continued to rise in the reservoir in Iduki dam area of Kerala. A red alert was issued for Idukki and its adjoining districts in view of the possibility of release of more water from the Idukki reservoir.

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Rescue operations being carried out following a landslide, triggered by heavy rains, in Idukki, Kerala.

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Rescue operations being carried out following a landslide, triggered by heavy rains at Adimali, in Idukki, Kerala.

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People being taken to safer places following a landslide, triggered by heavy rains, in Idukki, Kerala.

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People inspect a damaged car following a landslide, triggered by heavy rains, in Idukki, Kerala.

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Fire Services personnel rescue a child following a landslide, triggered by heavy rains, in Idukki, Kerala.

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